Earn Your SHRM Certification
DISCOVER THE NEXT GENERATION OF HR CERTIFICATION
Demonstrate application of the universal behavioral competencies and technical knowledge essential for effective HR job performance. Earn the competency-based SHRM-CP® and SHRM-SCP® credentials.
SHRM-CP® AND SHRM-SCP®
The SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credentials offer a new standard, aligned to global business needs and more meaningfully linked to performance. In creating the SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP SHRM is committed to:
- Creating a certification that helps HR professionals acquire the knowledge and behaviors required for effective performance and career success;
- Establish a certification that reflects the ever-changing demands of business on HR professionals, and focuses on organizational outcome
- Structure recertification in a way that empowers individuals, chapters, and state councils to take ownership of their professional development.
- SHRM is committed to ensuring that the certifications our certificants receive are recognized as best in class and distinguish them in the marketplace.
- SHRM certification is a valuable asset for an HR department’s professional development, but it is also a significant benefit to the organization.
- The SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP certifications were created with employers in mind. As HR is increasingly becoming an integral function for strategic management of corporations and institutions, we are confident that employers will see that the development of this enhanced certification program is critical for the betterment of the profession.
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